My Life and the Beautiful Game: The Autobiography of Pelé
By Pele (Author), Robert L. Fish (Author)
While kicking a ball through the dusty streets of his Brazilian hometown, young Edson Arantes do Nascimento was given the nickname Pelé so casually that no one remembers its meaning. Today, the name is famous worldwide as belonging to history’s greatest soccer player. Here, in Pelé’s own words, is his incredible life story: his five goals in the last two games of the 1958 World Cup at the tender age of 17, his glory years with his Brazilian club FC Santos, his role in four World Cup tournaments, his comeback as a member of the storied New York Cosmos, and his lifelong role as goodwill ambassador for the world’s favorite sport.
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In Pursuit of Excellence:
How to Win in Sport and Life Through Mental Training
By Terry Orlick (Author)
In Pursuit of Excellence will show you how to develop the positive outlook that turns ordinary people into winners… on the playing field and off. You’ll learn how to focus your commitment, overcome obstacles to excellence, and achieve greater overall personal and professional satisfaction. Continue reading
A Champion’s Mind: Lessons from a Life in Tennis
By Pete Sampras (Author) & Peter Bodo (Author)
Pete Sampras is arguably the greatest tennis player ever, a man whose hard-nosed work ethic led to an unprecedented number one world ranking for 286 weeks, and whose prodigious talent made possible a record-setting fourteen Grand Slam titles. While his more vocal rivals sometimes grabbed the headlines, Pete always preferred to let his racket do the talking.
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